The Ekiti State government has announced that it has commenced the demolition of buildings and structures considered to be posing high-security threats to people of the state.
The state’s Commissioner for Works and Transportation, Mrs Funmilayo Ogun, who stated this

Former member of the House of Representatives, Hon Bamidele Faparusi, has said the exit of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar from the All Progressives Congress (APC) will not affect the party in 2019.

Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose has blasted human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) over the allegations by the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN) linking the lawyer to a N1bn property located at 43 Gana Street, Maitama, Abuja, saying it was embarrassing, shameful, disgraceful that such a man of his stature, reputed to be a human rights activist, friend of the masses, crusader of justice and defender of democracy could be linked to such scandal.

A 35-year-old man, Bosede Abiodun, was, yesterday, arraigned at an Ado-Ekiti Magistrate’s Court for alleged theft of cocoyam by Police operatives.

A rape suspect, Tope Adeniyi, has been declared wanted by Ekiti State Police Command for the alleged rape of his wife’s sales girl in Ijero-Ekiti.The rape victim, aged 17 (names withheld), according to report, had spent few years as an apprentice under the wife of the suspect, but decided to stay and continue to assist her in the medicine shop operated by the wife of the suspect in the community as a salesgirl.

Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has challenged the former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr. Abdullahi Maina, to go ahead and tell Nigerians those thieves he alleged were surrounding President Muhammadu Buhari in his government. He also said that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has become a meal ticket of the human rights activist, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN).